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    Inclination of a straight line

    Find the inclination of a straight line passing through the points (-2,5) and (2,-5)

    How do I go about doing this?
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    Are you looking for the slope?

    Recall the formula for slope:

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m = \frac {y_2-y_1}{x_2-x_1}
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    Ah. So the answers m = \frac{-5}{2}
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    That is correct.
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